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  • 1. 

    What decade is the hit single "You Should Be Dancing" by Bee Gees from?

    • A.

      Sixties

    • B.

      Eighties

    • C.

      Nineties

    • D.

      Seventies

    Correct Answer
    D. Seventies
    Explanation
    The hit single "You Should Be Dancing" by Bee Gees is from the seventies.

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  • 2. 

    What decade is the hit single "How Deep Is Your Love" by Bee Gees from?

    • A.

      Eighties

    • B.

      Seventies

    • C.

      Sixties

    • D.

      Nineties

    Correct Answer
    B. Seventies
    Explanation
    The hit single "How Deep Is Your Love" by Bee Gees is from the seventies.

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  • 3. 

    What year did the Bee Gees have the hit single "You Should Be Dancing" on USO?

    • A.

      1970

    • B.

      2000

    • C.

      1976

    • D.

      1999

    Correct Answer
    C. 1976
    Explanation
    In 1976, the Bee Gees had the hit single "You Should Be Dancing" on USO. This song was released as a part of their album "Children of the World" and became a major success, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The Bee Gees, consisting of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb, were known for their disco sound during this period, and "You Should Be Dancing" showcased their talent for creating catchy dance tracks.

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  • 4. 

    What year did Bee Gees have the hit single "Stayin' Alive" on RSO?

    • A.

      1994

    • B.

      1960

    • C.

      1963

    • D.

      1978

    Correct Answer
    D. 1978
    Explanation
    In 1978, Bee Gees had the hit single "Stayin' Alive" on RSO. This song became one of their most popular and iconic tracks, known for its disco sound and catchy lyrics. It was featured in the soundtrack of the movie "Saturday Night Fever" and became a massive success, reaching the top of the charts worldwide. The song's infectious groove and memorable melody have made it a timeless classic that continues to be loved and recognized today.

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  • 5. 

    In a Bee Gees' song, what is it "When the feeling's gone and you can't go on"?

    • A.

      Tragedy

    • B.

      Mystery

    • C.

      Adversity

    • D.

      Animosity

    Correct Answer
    A. Tragedy
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Tragedy" because in the Bee Gees' song, the lyrics state "When the feeling's gone and you can't go on" which suggests a feeling of despair or sadness, indicating a tragic situation.

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  • 6. 

    What newspaper is mentioned in the Bee Gees' song "Stayin' Alive"?

    • A.

      The New York Times

    • B.

      The Boston Herald

    • C.

      The Chicago Tribune

    • D.

      The Miami Herald

    Correct Answer
    A. The New York Times
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The New York Times. In the Bee Gees' song "Stayin' Alive," they mention The New York Times as a newspaper.

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  • 7. 

    What song did Barbra Streisand sing as a duet with Barry Gibb in 1980?

    • A.

      Don't Rain On My Parade

    • B.

      Secondhand Rose

    • C.

      My Man

    • D.

      Guilty

    Correct Answer
    D. Guilty
    Explanation
    In 1980, Barbra Streisand sang the song "Guilty" as a duet with Barry Gibb. This song was a collaboration between the two artists and was featured on Streisand's album of the same name. "Guilty" became a successful hit, reaching high positions on various music charts. The song showcased the vocal talents of both Streisand and Gibb, and their chemistry created a memorable duet that resonated with audiences.

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  • 8. 

    In 1997 what honor did the Bee Gees receive?

    • A.

      An MTV Video Award

    • B.

      Stars On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    • C.

      Top Pop Artists Of Last 25 Years

    • D.

      Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

    Correct Answer
    D. Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction
    Explanation
    The Bee Gees received the honor of being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. This recognition is a significant achievement for any musical artist and acknowledges the impact and influence of their music in the genre of rock and roll. The Bee Gees, known for their iconic disco sound and numerous hit songs, were recognized for their contributions to the music industry and their lasting legacy.

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  • 9. 

    What hit Dolly Parton/Kenny Rogers song was written by the Bee Gees?

    • A.

      With Bells On

    • B.

      Islands In The Stream

    • C.

      Real Love

    • D.

      We've Got Tonight

    Correct Answer
    B. Islands In The Stream
    Explanation
    "Islands In The Stream" is the correct answer because it was a hit song performed by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, and it was written by the Bee Gees. The song was released in 1983 and became a huge success, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It is a classic duet that showcases the vocal talents of both artists and has remained popular over the years.

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  • 10. 

    What 1978 movie musical did Bee Gees member Barry Gibb write the theme song for?

    • A.

      Mame

    • B.

      Cabaret

    • C.

      Grease

    • D.

      New York New York

    Correct Answer
    C. Grease
    Explanation
    Barry Gibb, a member of the Bee Gees, wrote the theme song for the 1978 movie musical "Grease." The film, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, became a huge success and the theme song, "Grease," became an iconic hit. The song perfectly captured the energy and spirit of the movie, making it a memorable part of pop culture.

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  • 11. 

    What year did Bee Gees have the hit single "Love So Right" on RSO?

    • A.

      1968

    • B.

      1977

    • C.

      1962

    • D.

      2001

    Correct Answer
    B. 1977
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1977. "Love So Right" was a hit single by the Bee Gees in 1977. This song was released as a part of their album "Children of the World" and became a popular track on the charts during that year.

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  • 12. 

    What year did Bee Gees have the hit single "Too Much Heaven" on RSO?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1979

    • C.

      1962

    • D.

      1997

    Correct Answer
    B. 1979
    Explanation
    In 1979, Bee Gees had the hit single "Too Much Heaven" on RSO. This song was released as part of their album "Spirits Having Flown" and became a huge success, reaching the top of the charts in multiple countries. The Bee Gees were known for their disco sound during this time, and "Too Much Heaven" showcased their signature harmonies and catchy melodies. The song remains one of their most popular and enduring hits.

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  • 13. 

    What year did Bee Gees have the hit single "Love You Inside Out" on RSO?

    • A.

      1986

    • B.

      1991

    • C.

      1961

    • D.

      1979

    Correct Answer
    D. 1979
    Explanation
    In 1979, the Bee Gees had the hit single "Love You Inside Out" on RSO. This song was released as the lead single from their album "Spirits Having Flown" and became a commercial success, reaching the top of the charts in several countries. The Bee Gees were known for their disco era hits, and "Love You Inside Out" was one of their popular songs during that time period.

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  • 14. 

    Which two of the Bee Gees were twins?

    • A.

      Robin & Maurice

    • B.

      Robin & Barry

    • C.

      None Of Them Were Twins

    • D.

      Maurice & Barry

    Correct Answer
    A. Robin & Maurice
    Explanation
    Robin and Maurice Gibb were twins.

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  • 15. 

    Which of the Gibb brothers wrote the majority of the songs the Bee Gees recorded?

    • A.

      Maurice

    • B.

      Andy

    • C.

      Robin

    • D.

      Barry

    Correct Answer
    D. Barry
    Explanation
    Barry is the correct answer because he was the primary songwriter for the Bee Gees. He wrote many of their biggest hits, including "Stayin' Alive," "How Deep Is Your Love," and "Night Fever." While Maurice, Robin, and Andy also contributed to songwriting, Barry was the main creative force behind the majority of the songs recorded by the Bee Gees.

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  • 16. 

    What did the Bee Gees' Maurice Gibb die of in 2003?

    • A.

      Complications Of Twisted Bowel

    • B.

      Prostate Cancer

    • C.

      Pneumonia

    • D.

      Cirrhosis Of The Liver

    Correct Answer
    A. Complications Of Twisted Bowel
    Explanation
    Maurice Gibb, a member of the Bee Gees, died in 2003 due to complications of a twisted bowel. A twisted bowel, also known as intestinal volvulus, occurs when a portion of the intestine twists on itself, leading to a blockage and reduced blood flow. This condition can cause severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and if left untreated, can lead to tissue death and organ failure. In Maurice Gibb's case, the complications resulting from a twisted bowel ultimately led to his death.

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  • 17. 

    What Bee Gees song begins "Listen to the ground, there is music all around"?

    • A.

      Living In Chicago

    • B.

      Night Fever

    • C.

      More Than A Woman

    • D.

      Nights On Broadway

    Correct Answer
    B. Night Fever
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Night Fever." This song by the Bee Gees begins with the lyrics "Listen to the ground, there is music all around." It is a disco hit from the late 1970s and was featured in the soundtrack of the movie "Saturday Night Fever." The song became one of the Bee Gees' signature tracks and is known for its catchy melody and danceable rhythm.

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  • 18. 

    Which line is from the Bee Gees' song "Shadow Dancing"?

    • A.

      I Fell Out Of Bed Hurting My Head

    • B.

      Do It Light Taking Me Thru The Nite

    • C.

      And Misty Memories Of Days Gone By

    • D.

      A Celebration Of The Wine

    Correct Answer
    B. Do It Light Taking Me Thru The Nite
    Explanation
    The line "Do It Light Taking Me Thru The Nite" is from the Bee Gees' song "Shadow Dancing".

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  • 19. 

    What was the name of the concert the Bee Gees played in Las Vegas in 1997?

    • A.

      One Night Only

    • B.

      Still The Bee Gees

    • C.

      Boogie Fever

    • D.

      Unstoppable

    Correct Answer
    A. One Night Only
    Explanation
    In 1997, the Bee Gees performed a concert in Las Vegas called "One Night Only." This concert was a special event where the band showcased their greatest hits and performed live for one night only. It was a memorable and unique experience for the audience and fans of the Bee Gees.

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  • 20. 

    What is the main instrument Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees played after 1986?

    • A.

      Keyboards

    • B.

      Bass Guitar

    • C.

      Electric Guitar

    • D.

      Bongos

    Correct Answer
    A. Keyboards
    Explanation
    Maurice Gibb of the Bee Gees played the keyboards as his main instrument after 1986. This means that he primarily focused on playing the keyboard during performances and recordings. The keyboards added depth and texture to the Bee Gees' music, allowing Maurice to contribute to the band's sound in a unique way.

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  • 21. 

    What Bee Gees song spent the longest time at #1?

    • A.

      You Should Be Dancing

    • B.

      Night Fever

    • C.

      Tragedy

    • D.

      Stayin' Alive

    Correct Answer
    B. Night Fever
    Explanation
    "Night Fever" is the correct answer because it spent the longest time at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It was released in 1978 and stayed at the top spot for eight consecutive weeks, making it one of the Bee Gees' most successful songs. The disco-infused track became a cultural phenomenon and is still widely recognized and loved today.

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  • 22. 

    How many of the Bee Gees recorded "Don't Forget To Remember Me" in 1969?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      Five

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      Four

    Correct Answer
    C. Two
    Explanation
    "Don't Forget To Remember Me" was recorded by two members of the Bee Gees in 1969.

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  • 23. 

    In which Australian city did The Bee Gee's reside before returning to Britain and becoming successful?

    • A.

      Brisbane

    • B.

      Toowoomba

    • C.

      Hobart

    • D.

      Sydney

    Correct Answer
    A. Brisbane
    Explanation
    The Bee Gees resided in Brisbane before returning to Britain and becoming successful.

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  • 24. 

    What decade is the hit single "Fanny (Be Tender With My Love)" by Bee Gees from?

    • A.

      Sixties

    • B.

      Nineties

    • C.

      Seventies

    • D.

      Eighties

    Correct Answer
    C. Seventies
    Explanation
    The hit single "Fanny (Be Tender With My Love)" by Bee Gees is from the seventies.

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  • 25. 

    Where were the members of the Bee Gees born?

    • A.

      The United States

    • B.

      England

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      The Isle Of Man

    Correct Answer
    D. The Isle Of Man
    Explanation
    The members of the Bee Gees were born in The Isle Of Man.

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  • 26. 

    What was the name of the first group the Gibb brothers sang as?

    • A.

      The Rattlesnakes

    • B.

      The Iguanas

    • C.

      The Dinosaurs

    • D.

      The Crocodiles

    Correct Answer
    A. The Rattlesnakes
    Explanation
    The correct answer is The Rattlesnakes. The question asks for the name of the first group the Gibb brothers sang as. Out of the given options, The Rattlesnakes is the only group mentioned that could potentially be the correct answer. The other options, The Iguanas, The Dinosaurs, and The Crocodiles, are not mentioned in the question and therefore cannot be determined as the correct answer.

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  • 27. 

    What was the title of the first Bee Gee's single to reach the Top 10?

    • A.

      I Started A Joke

    • B.

      Massachusetts

    • C.

      Words

    • D.

      I Gotta Get A Message To You

    Correct Answer
    B. Massachusetts
    Explanation
    "Massachusetts" was the title of the first Bee Gee's single to reach the Top 10. This song, released in 1967, became a huge success for the band and helped establish their career. Its catchy melody and heartfelt lyrics resonated with audiences, leading to its chart success. The song's nostalgic theme about longing for a place far away struck a chord with listeners, making "Massachusetts" a memorable and beloved hit for the Bee Gees.

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  • 28. 

    What tragic event was documented in the Bee Gees' song "Really and Sincerely"?

    • A.

      Maurice's Descent Into Alcoholism

    • B.

      The Death Of Andy Gibb

    • C.

      Robin Surviving A Train Wreck

    • D.

      Barry's Loss Of A Friend To Cancer

    Correct Answer
    C. Robin Surviving A Train Wreck
  • 29. 

    What was the title of the Bee Gees' first album to chart in the U.S.?

    • A.

      Bee Gees 1st

    • B.

      Idea

    • C.

      Cucumber Castle

    • D.

      Horizontal

    Correct Answer
    A. Bee Gees 1st
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bee Gees 1st. This album was the Bee Gees' first to chart in the U.S. It was released in 1967 and featured popular songs such as "New York Mining Disaster 1941" and "To Love Somebody". The album's success helped to establish the Bee Gees as a prominent band in the United States.

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  • 30. 

    Which of the following songs is on the Bee Gees' album "Idea"?

    • A.

      Lemons Never Forget

    • B.

      I Started A Joke

    • C.

      With The Sun In My Eyes

    • D.

      Massachusetts

    Correct Answer
    B. I Started A Joke
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I Started A Joke." This song is on the Bee Gees' album "Idea."

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  • 31. 

    How many platinum certifications did the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack achieve?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      15

    Correct Answer
    D. 15
    Explanation
    The "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack achieved 15 platinum certifications. This indicates that the album sold over 15 million copies in the United States. Platinum certifications are awarded by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) to albums that reach certain sales milestones. Achieving 15 platinum certifications is a significant accomplishment and demonstrates the immense popularity and commercial success of the "Saturday Night Fever" soundtrack.

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  • 32. 

    In spring 1969, which one of the Bee Gees left the group to pursue a solo career?

    • A.

      Maurice Gibb

    • B.

      None Of Them Left

    • C.

      Barry Gibb

    • D.

      Robin Gibb

    Correct Answer
    D. Robin Gibb
    Explanation
    In spring 1969, Robin Gibb left the Bee Gees to pursue a solo career. This is evident from the fact that he released his first solo album, "Robin's Reign," in 1970, which marked his departure from the group. Maurice Gibb, Barry Gibb, and none of them left are incorrect options as they did not leave the group during that time.

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  • 33. 

    Who suggested in 1975 that the Bee Gees move to Miami, Florida to record?

    • A.

      Joni Mitchell

    • B.

      Stevie Wonder

    • C.

      Todd Rundgren

    • D.

      Eric Clapton

    Correct Answer
    D. Eric Clapton
    Explanation
    Eric Clapton suggested in 1975 that the Bee Gees move to Miami, Florida to record.

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  • 34. 

    What was the title of the last Bee Gees album to feature new material?

    • A.

      This Is Where I Came In

    • B.

      Size Isn't Everything

    • C.

      High Civilization

    • D.

      Still Waters

    Correct Answer
    A. This Is Where I Came In
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "This Is Where I Came In." This album was released in 2001 and marked the Bee Gees' final studio album with new material before Maurice Gibb's death in 2003. It featured the title track as well as other notable songs like "Sacred Trust" and "Wedding Day." The album showcased the Bee Gees' signature harmonies and songwriting abilities, solidifying their legacy as one of the most successful and influential bands in music history.

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